Craig Barton was named vice president - Technical Services in 2015. He is responsible for maintenance planning, and supply chain within Tech Ops, including workload planning for line maintenance, aircraft routing, strategic readiness for aircraft modification projects, procurement, materials planning and materials logistics.
Prior to that, Craig served as managing director overseeing Tech Ops integration with US Airways.
Craig joined American in 1995, after spending seven years with Rockwell International.
Craig earned a Master of Science in engineering from California State Polytechnic University and a Bachelor of Science in aeronautical and astronautical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.